The end of August ushers in the beginning of the school year for many, and we are reminded to pray for our children and for their studies throughout the upcoming year. As a mother with two in college, one in high school, and three more being taught at home, I have much to pray for,[Read More…]
St. Augustine is one of the most influential doctors of the Catholic Church. He was born in the Roman province of Numidia, North Africa in 354. Born of a pagan father and a Christian mother, St. Monica, his early education was that of a young pagan gentleman. St. Augustine’s infamous life of impurity and practice of Manichaeism reveal the magnitude of his conversion to Christianity, mainly through the intercession of his mother, St. Monica.